Explore Brisbane City - Visit Brisbane

The City - Shop, Eat, Play, Stay

Discover something cool in every direction – from chic galleries to concept stores, and green parklands to rooftop terraces. Start your day here with specialty coffee and finish with craft cocktails. Lust after new threads at Queensland's premier shopping district, then eat at an award-winning riverfront diner or hidden laneway eatery. Perhaps best of all, Brisbane City is one big stage with more than 1000, mostly free, events held every year. Explore a city as unique as you are.


Explore everything from busy shopping streets, through to relaxed gallery strolls, or chic high-end restaurants and laid-back laneway beers.

Here are more than 20 things you can do in Brisbane City with kids, tweens, teens and even those that never grew up.

Peel back those winter layers and launch yourself into the City this spring.

The City - Shop, Eat, Play, Stay

Shopping in Brisbane City is a vibrant adventure – with more than 700 stores along the Queen Street Mall.

In Brisbane's CBD, you’ll find high-end international fashion brands filling the storefronts.

Inside the storefronts of the 95-year-old Brisbane Arcade you’ll find small fashion houses and couture designers.

Massive new restaurant developments have changed the face of the CBD. Here are our highlights.

Brisbane CBD has the highest concentration of awarded fine dining restaurants.

We've sourced the eateries in Brisbane City that dish out the goods without you needing to fork out the cash.